RESUME

Professional Experience

SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER

American Council on Education
2019-Present

  • Acted as a thought partner with higher education leaders to produce industry-changing graphics, data visualizations, and reports

  • Conceptualized, designed, and produced branded materials such as print collateral, advertising, signage, environmental graphics, and digital/interactive media 

  • Managed internal production staff

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

American Council on Education
2018-2019

  • Worked independently to create unique artwork and designs for print and digital materials

  • Created interactive and easily digestible visuals to help readers easily interpret large data sets or complex ideas

  • Designed nationwide marketing campaigns promoting ACE’s flagship programs

PUBLICATION AND DESIGN SPECIALIST

American Council on Education
2016-2018

  • Served as the project manager for all print and digital publications

  • Created data-driven visuals to help readers easily interpret large data sets or complex ideas

  • Worked with the Creative Director to create unique artwork and designs for print and digital materials

  • Collaborated with reputable outside organizations to produce high-profile reports

  • Lead the publications team in collaboration with editorial, marketing, and public affairs staff to seamlessly release projects and advertise events

PUBLICATION ASSOCIATE

American Council on Education
2014-2016

  • Coordinated, organized, and managed more than 30 publications simultaneously

  • Acted as the liaison between ACE and all clientele to ensure all publications are accurate, timely, and perfectly executed

  • Lead a weekly meeting involving marketing, web, public relations, design, and editorial to help communication amongst Council staff and ensure deadlines are on target

  • Collected and presented data in to help continuously improve the production team’s functionality

BUSINESS OPERATIONS ANALYST

BAE Systems
2013-2014

  • Assisted upper management in collecting and presenting data for quarterly and annual program reviews

  • Designed graphics and presented key deliverables to the customer in quarterly collaboration meetings

  • Helped with the organization, data verification, and presentation of contract proposals 

DIGITAL EDITOR

BAE Systems
2012-2013

  • Decreased spending by digitizing training manuals for USMC and US Navy clients

  • Edited and produced the Operational Test and Evaluation manual for testing new technology systems for the USMC

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